Assessing Capacity Development Needs of Extension and Advisory Services (EAS): A Review R M Prasad, Rasheed Sulaiman V and Nimisha Mittal This paper was developed primarily to guide the process of developing a facilitator’s guide for capacity need assessment in EAS. We started this exercise by organizing a literature review on different dimensions of capacity, capacity development and capacity need assessment. This report also builds on the experiences and perspectives shared by 24 participants in the E-discussion.
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